Peter Baker has collected a number of condolences that have come his way !
(The particular connection for each follows in brackets.)
My condolences on your Mother's passing. She was always so cheerful and brightened my day when we would meet.
Peter Smith (Blue Sea Lake)
Pete, I just wanted to send you official condolences on behalf of the entire Command Team. It’s obvious that she instilled an incredible sense of service in you. It was obvious each and every day you wore the uniform. If there is anything you need from us, please let me/us know.
Talk soon, my friend.
Walter (Cdr Walter Moniz, Commanding Officer, HMCS York)
Hi Peter, so sorry to hear about your Mom. All the best to you and your family.
Dwayne Brookson (Ove Design)
I'm so sorry about your Mom. A life well lived by a beautiful lady.
Marion Smith (Blue Sea Lake)
I am late, but better late than never. As Michel said it’s always sad, my condolences to you and all family.
Golsoo Samiee (Ove Design)
Very sorry to hear about your mom but at age 98 that’s a good run! So nice that you kids were there. Anyway, big hugs and condolences from us.
Robert Johnston and Dave Barron (HMCS York)
Our condolences. You mother was a lovely lady and had a full life. 98! God blesses. Hope you and the family find solace in all the wonderful memories of almost a century of family and accomplishments by this wonderful woman.
Graz & Angi Palumbo (Raymond Lee & Assoc.)
So very sorry to hear Betty has left you and us. I have such great memories of her from meeting her and following her adventures and travel. What a Lady! We should all be so fortunate to live like Betty. And so glad to hear she was surrounded by her family and left peacefully. A lovely way to exit and start her new adventure.
Sincerest condolences. And hugs and kisses to the whole family.
Anna & Grant Wells (College)
Moms are such important and special people and there is a special place in our hearts for our mothers. We are so sorry for the loss of such a wonderful person in your life. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time. Betty was a great lady and was full of life never letting anything slow her down. Thank you for allowing me to be part of her life and yours.
Glenn and Denise Woolfrey (HMCS York)
So very sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. Very sad. It’s the circle of life. We keep hoping that it never comes around, but eventually it does. Wow, 98 years, I had no idea. Good on her.
Our deepest sympathies and prayers to you and your family.
Vic & Val Finucci (College)
I’d like to send my heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your mom. I always think she enjoyed hearing the stories of us, especially as she knew all the trouble we got in to. I know she will be missed.
Ken Knight (College)
So sorry to hear this news. However, a very full life for sure, and a wonderful family as her legacy.
Our very best wishes to everyone. See you soon.
Blair, Verity, Cameron and Malcolm Dimock (Neighbour)
Sorry about your Mom, my condolences to your family. (It’s sobering to think we are now the oldest generation in our family!)
Mary & Robert Russell (Blue Sea Lake)
Hugs, Peter to you all. So glad you six were able to come together for her and each other.
Monica Kessler (Ove Design)
Hi Pete, I'm very sorry to hear about your Mom passing. I was thinking about her not long ago when I spoke with Ian at the lake. Tim had called me earlier this aft with the news. Lori and I will be attending - pls keep us in the loop re: plans.
Geordie & Laurie Hay (Blue Sea Lake)
Oh peter... always sad... though she had such a long life...
Our thoughts are with you all...
Michel Viau, Chantal et famille (Ove Design)
Our condolences to your family. This must be a hard time for you and if there is anything we can do, please let us know. I'm sad to hear that she passed but glad that she with her family at her side.
Much strength and love from us all.
Theo Poot (HMCS York)
Please know that I am with you in love and prayers – heard about your mom.
Kim Sanderson (HMCS York)
I heard from Eddy that your mother passed away. My deepest condolences. I am sure she will be missed.
Thinking of you and your family. All the best.
Darko Poletto (HMCS York)
Oh – so sorry to hear about your mom. My what a long life!!! Our thoughts are with you guys. Thanks for letting us know. Take care.
Mike and Mo Blanken (College)
My condolences on your loss.
Lisa Burtt (Ove Design)
So very sad to hear!!! Our deepest sympathy to you, Melissa, Tess, Cole and all of your family. She was an extraordinary lady!!! Hopefully she will see Pansy, my mom, soon!!! Love and hugs for all of your family!!!
Eddy & Janine Leverock (HMCS York)
Hey Peter, we heard the sad news and chatted with Ian last night. Very sorry to hear of Betty’s passing, a life very well lived.
All the best,
Kim and Ben Butler (Blue Sea Lake)
My family and I are so sorry for your loss. Your mom will definitely be missed.
It sounds like she had a wonderful life from what Melissa told me. Much love to you and your family. Please reach out if there is anything we can do for you.
Sending you all love and light.
Adrienne, Brian and Kaia Sin (Ove Design)
Sorry to hear. Glad you were able to be there with her and the rest of your family.
Admira Nezirevic (Ove Design)
Our condolences to you and the family. Let us know if there is anything we can do.
Rob McLennan (HMCS York)
Thank you for letting us know. We send our condolences to you, Melissa, Tess, Cole, and to your brothers and sisters.
Thinking of you,
Julie and Ron Sakki (HMCS York)
I am so sorry! My most sincere condolences to you and all of your family. What a legacy your mother has left behind, if you and your family are any indication. Thinking of you right now in your sadness that is like no other. May your mother rest in sweet peace.
Hugs for your heart from all Shergolds xxxx
Elizabeth & David Shergold (HMCS York)
Sorry to hear, but hooray for your mother, an example to us all!
Bruce Nesbitt (Blue Sea Lake)
We just heard about your Mom’s passing. Our sincere condolences.
Lynda and Dan Arbique (Blue Sea Lake)
peter baker - Friday October 12, 2018 via Condolence Message